Overall, the believe for this region is to experience and early winter that is at it worst from Late December through mid-January. Due to the expected storm track from the Southern Plains to the Southeast this region is primed for above normal winter precipitation again this winter with several events of both snow and ice expected.
Additional Parts to the Winter 2011-12 Forecast
Part 1: General Overview
Part 2: Temperature Forecast
Part 3: Snowfall Forecast
Part 4: Midwest Monthly Breakdowns